WEVL Memphis movin’ and groovin’ this morning.
New Stuff from Girls Names and Grave Babies – new Julia Holter and DIIV, too. All lined up just for you. Stay noisy.
Girls Names “A Hunger Artist” from Arms Around a Vision on Tough Love Records
Grave Babies “Eternal (On & On)” from Holographic Violence on Hardly Art
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti “round and round” from Before Today on 4AD
John Maus “Do Your Best” from Love Is Real on Upset The Rhythm
Julia Holter “feel you” from Have You in My Wilderness on Domino Recording Co Ltd
Laurie Anderson “O Superman (for Massenet)” from Talk Normal: The Laurie Anderson Anthology (Remastered) on Rhino/Warner Bros.
Sounds Of Sputnik “Light Scheme (feat. Ummagma)” from New Born on Raphalite Records
Beach Fossils “Adversity” from What a Pleasure on Captured Tracks
Dum Dum Girls “He Gets Me High” from He Gets Me High – EP on Sub Pop Records
Pale Saints “Way the World Is” from The Comforts of Madness on 4AD
DIIV “Dopamine” from Dopamine – Single on Captured Tracks
Gulp “Let’s Grow” from Season Sun on Everloving Records
Mr. Elevator & The Brain Hotel “Right Where You Ought to Be” from Nico & Her Psychedelic Subconscious on Burger Records
Photos courtesy of The Quietus and Hardly Art.
Arthur Russell was an interesting dude, bringing in a new form of avant-disco in the late 70s. The first two tracks on this playlist are from Arthur – the first from his album World of Echo and the second is a dance tune from a record made posthumously called Calling out of Context. I play some new stuff from Youth Lagoon, Soldiers of Fortune and Paul De Jong and some old stuff from Dan Deacon. We end with 90s band, Red House Painters.
Arthur Russell – Tone Bone Kone
Arthur Russell – I Like You!
Karl Blau – Crucual Contract
Youth Lagoon – The Knower
Paul De Jong – Hollywald
Dan Deacon – Paddling Ghost
Neu! – Crazy
Chui Wan – Vision
Viet Cong – March of Progress
Dirty Beaches – Sweet 17
Mr. Airplane Man – Not Living at All.
Soldiers of Fortune – Old Roman Wall (ft. Cass McCombs)
Teen – Carolina
The Garden – All Smiles Over Here 🙂
Black Marble – Static
Red House Painters – Grace Cathedral Park
A little more electronic pop never hurt nobody… New Pixx, TOPS, U.S. Girls to start off and old stuff from The Asteroid #4 and new Bright Missiles will bring in the second act. Sending you off with some new Echo Lake and strangeness from French psychedelic band, Moodoid. Listen online at wevl.org.
Literature – Court/Date
Pixx – Fall In
TOPS – Outside
U.S. Girls – Sed Knife
Tashaki Miyaki – Keep Me in Mind
Peach Kelli Pop – Dreamphone
The Ghost Wolves – Curl Up and Dye
The Asteroid #4 – Wicked Wire
Bright Missiles – Marie
Health – Men Today
Teen Daze – Pink
Dirt Dress – Skin Diving
Moodoid – Je Suis La Montagne
Echo Lake – Waves
Beak> – Yatton
Did you know you can listen to volunteer radio 89.9FM in Memphis, TN or on the web at wevl.org from anywhere? You should do that, you won’t regret it. Today we heard a tune from the 1981 surf film, Bali High – the song called “Bali High” by Hawaiian composer Mike Sena, also Indonesian band Shark Move, Dutch trio The Felines, and ended with the young Jacco Gardner. Pretty fun day.
Allah-Las – Catamaran
L.A. Witch – Get Lost
The Paperhead – None Other Than
Holydrug Couple – Dreamy
Amen Dunes – Lower Mind
Shark Move – Evil War
Mike Sena – Bali High
Quintron & Miss Pussycat – Face Down in the Gutter
Broadcast – Pendelum
Gary War – On Its Head
Giorgio Murderer – Computer Simulation
The Felines – Sweetness
The Shivas – You Make Me Wanna Die
Tele Novella – Stephanie Says
Jacco Gardener – Chameleon
Goner Fest is around the corner. I begin with some old school garage rock from Memphis in the 60s then move into 90s bands and round it out with some Goner favorites. Enjoy. Listen every Tuesday 8-9AM in Memphis on WEVL 89.9FM and wevl.org.
Changin’ Tymes – Blue Music Box
Asobi Seksu – Lions and Tigers
Danger Beach – Goodbye Baby (featuring Jonny Telafone)
The Problems of Tyme – Back Of My Mind
Circulatory System – Yesterday’s World
The Soundcarriers – Low Light
Helvetia – RyBro
Waxahatchie – The Dirt
Peter Matthew Baur – Philadelphia Raga
Make Up – I AM Pentagon
Mission of Burma – Trem Two
Las Robertas – Marlene
The Aislers Set – One Half Laughing
Quintron and Miss Pussy Cat – Teenage Antoinette
Cheena – Did I Tell You Last Night?
Sonny Vincent – Through My Head
Jack Oblivion – Honey, I’m Too Old For You
Stream part of this playlist here:
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Started this morning in the art rock scenes of the 80s and 90s then went into some heavier stuff from Metz, Nots, Deaf Wish, and Meredith Graves’ previous band, Shoppers. Ended with some shoegaze revival bands. Check it out every Tuesday 8-9AM in Memphis on WEVL 89.9FM or wevl.org.
The Wedding Present – Dalliance
Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers – Dancin’ Late at Night
Roxy Music – Virginia Plain
Crocodiles – Sleep Forever
Paws – Tongues
Metz – Get Off
Flaamingos – I’m Not Dead
Shoppers – IV
Nots – Virgin Mary
True Widows – Duelist
Deaf Wish – St. Vincent’s
The Church – Under the Milky Way
Cousins – Mess
Whirr – Ease
Pinkshinyultrablast – Holy Forest
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Today I played some new stuff from Protomartyr and Dead Leaf Echo and some older gems like Ride and Death in June. Death in June is a little dark, though. Probably too dark for 8AM. Sorry about that. Stay noisy.
Toy – Left to Wander
Part Time – In This Filthy City
Death in June – She Said Destroy
Girls Names – Hypnotic Regression
Protomartyr – Dope Cloud
…And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead – Pure Radio Cosplay (Reprise)
Nothing – Get Well
Creepoid – Devil in the Subtext
Dead Leaf Echo – Lemonheart
Ride – Decay
Animal Collective – On A Highway
True Womanhood – Magic Child
Wavves X Cloud Nothings – Hard To Find
Sharesprings – Maydear
Crystal Stilts – Through the Floor
Crocodiles – Neon Jesus